Rogues & Vagabonds

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Category Archives: Musicals

Archive Interview • JAMIE LLOYD • Piaf @ Vaudeville Theatre

  “I have always been passionate about Elena Roger,” enthuses Jamie Lloyd, director of Pam Gems’s classic bio-musical Piaf which has transferred so successfully to the Vaudeville Theatre stage. “I was assistant … Continue reading


The Stage – News – Coronavirus: ‘Theatre is to UK what Venice is to Italy’ – Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren has become the latest high-profile figure to call for major investment to prevent the arts from collapsing.She follows the likes of Judi Dench, who appeared on Channel 4 … Continue reading


Quote • IVOR NOVELLO • Studley the Whippet

“What an enchanting bit of beige.” Ivor Novello to Debo, Duchess of Devonshire, on meeting her whippet, Studley. The Guardian

11/21/2015 · 1 Comment

Lithe spirit: Dame Angela Lansbury at 90

A lifetime achievement in musical theatre acknowledges Lansbury’s prolific career spanning seven decades. People like to pass landmark birthdays in meaningful places, so it seems right that Dame Angela Lansbury … Continue reading

10/16/2015 · Leave a comment

“My role in society…is to try and express what we all feel. Not to…”

Originally posted on Art of Quotation:
“My role in society, or any artist or poet’s role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how…

10/09/2015 · 1 Comment